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Can a yolk sac be mistaken for a twin pregnancy in 8 week ultrasound?

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Dr. Bruce J. Stringer
Radiology 48 years experience
Hope Not!: By 8 weeks, it should be fairly easy to see 2 fetuses with their own hearts. This is a good time to define number of gestational sacs and placental disposition. Exactly what are the credentials of the person doing the sono? That is very important.
Last updated Feb 11, 2016


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